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FLYYING COLOURS - " Running Late "

Melbourne shoe-gaze/ psych rockers Flyying Colours have just set off on a UK and European tour this May to tour in support of the forthcoming… 84 more words


Album Review: Crocodiles - Boys

Garage rock is a crowded field, and the arms race continues to escalate. With each new album from the likes of Mikal Cronin and Thee Oh Sees — tip-top tier acts in the genre with new albums this year — the bands nipping at their heels have to find some new avenue to distinguish themselves. 274 more words

Album Reviews

Tape Runs Out - Friends / Flowers

Experimental meets shoegaze meets pop. Or something like that. Friends finishes far too quickly for my liking whilst Flowers takes a few listens as it slowly grows on you. 38 more words

Alt Rock

A noisy Cinco de Mayo at Zaphod Beeblebrox: PINE, Gateway Drugs, and Swervedriver

I feel like it’s been years since I’ve seen any live shows but in reality it has been a mere six or seven months. Nonetheless, I’ve had a serious crave on for the energy a live performance affords so I’ve been on the hunt for a show to attend. 1,004 more words


Heligator Records revisited

Landing – Traveling; Stag Hare – Star Valley;
Sparkling Pressure – Three Shapes;
Giant Claw – Soft Channel No.1; cloudsound – II

It’s been a while since I’ve checked in to Ryan M Hall’s digital-only Heligator Records label. 979 more words

Chastity Belt 'Time to go home': you get the angst AND the humor!

Here’s a weird thing: I haven’t written much in the last 6 months but since roughly 3 – 4 months, I listen to more music than I did last year before the wells of blog postings started to dry out. 294 more words


Video: Hideous Towns - Um Expression

When the footy soars through the middle posts, and that yellow-lycra bastard pulls up a whistle, and two fat fingers…that’s this song. That’s the glory of this song. 80 more words

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